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National Weather Service Shreveport LA
757 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018

.AVIATION...
Conditions to gradually deteriorate over the next 24 hours ahead
of an approaching surface low and upper-trough. South winds to
increase to 10 to 15 knots with higher gusts by 12/18Z. Low VFR
ceilings to become MVFR after 13/00Z. Otherwise, light showers
possible through 13/06Z with VCTS conditions possible across east
Texas terminals thereafter. /05/ 

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Regional Hourly Observations For WEST FELICIANA County

SWR not available
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Louisiana


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this Parish will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For WEST FELICIANA County, LA

431 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

A few patches of locally dense fog will be possible this morning.
Otherwise, no hazardous weather is expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday

A cold front will bring thunderstorms to the area Thursday and 
Thursday night. A few storms could become strong to severe during
the afternoon or evening. At this time, it appears any storms 
that do become severe would be capable of producing all modes of 
severe weather. Locally heavy rain is also expected with much of
the area receiving 1 to 2 inches of rain. The threat of severe
weather and heavy rainfall should end around midnight Thursday
night. Continue to monitor this situation for updates regarding 
the potential for severe weather and heavy rainfall. 

Hazardous conditions are expected across the coastal waters both
ahead of and behind the late week cold front. Small craft 
advisories may be needed by Thursday afternoon, with gale 
conditions possible Friday in the wake of the front.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For WEST FELICIANA Parish, LA
410 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018

TODAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Rain showers in the morning, then rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

FRIDAY
Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs around 60.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

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WEST FELICIANA County, Louisiana Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Advisory

Current Weather Advisory is NOT available

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Louisiana

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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 17-21    DEC 19-25    DEC   DEC18-FEB19                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Below       Normal      Below      Above                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Wednesday December 12, 2018 the 346th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.140000
Distance 0.999724 AU
Rise 07:59 EST Set 18:05 EST
Transit Meridian 13:02 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 07:33 EST Ends 18:31 EST

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy


Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

DECEMBER 12TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1882...
Portland OR was drenched with 7.66 inches of rain, a record 24 hour total
for that location. (12th-13th) (The Weather Channel)
...1960...
The first of three Middle Atlantic snowstorms produced a foot of snow at
Baltimore MD. A pre-winter blizzard struck the northeastern U.S. producing
wind gusts as high as 51 mph, along with 16 inches of snow at Nantucket MA,
and 20 inches at Newark NJ. (David Ludlum)
...1969...
The worst tornado of record for western Washington State tracked south of
Seattle, traveling five miles, from Des Moines to Kent. The tornado, 50 to
200 yards in width, began as a waterspout over Puget Sound. One person was
injured and the tornado caused half a million dollars damage. (The Weather
Channel)
...1987...
While a developing winter storm began to spread snow across New Mexico into
Colorado, high winds ushered unseasonably cold air into the southwestern
states. Winds in California gusted to 60 mph in the Sacramento River Delta,
and in the San Bernardino Valley. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Cold arctic air spread from the Great Lakes Region to the Appalachian
Region. Twenty-five cities, mostly in the northeastern U.S., reported
record low temperatures for the date. The low of 12 degrees below zero at
Albany NY was their coldest reading of record for so early in the season.
Saranac Lake NY was the cold spot in the nation with a low of 28 degrees
below zero. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
A winter storm produced snow from northern Mississippi to the Middle
Atlantic Coast, with 10.5 inches reported at Powhatan VA. Heavy snow
whitened the Black Hills of South Dakota, with 36 inches reported at Deer
Mountain. Thirteen cities in the north central U.S., from Minnesota to
Texas, reported record low temperatures for the date, including Duluth MN
and Yankton SD with morning lows of 22 degrees below zero. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky